Planning your visit

Our Address

2 Temple Place, London, WC2R 3BD.

The nearest tube station is Temple, which is on the Circle & District lines.

To plan your route we suggest using Your school should have an account with them through which you can book your journey. Children travel for free on the tubes and buses, with accompanying adults also travelling free on the school’s ticket.

Exhibition Opening Times

Our next exhibition, Cotton to Gold opens in January 2015

Booking Your Visit

Click here to download our Schools Booking Form

If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to contact us
on 0207 836 3715 or email

We pride ourselves on the friendly and accommodating service we offer to schools.


We have converted the underground vault into a lunchroom for the children. There is space for them to sit and eat, and for them to leave any coats and bags.
Two Temple Place is just next to Temple Gardens where children are able to get some fresh air.

A range of gifts and souvenirs can be bought from our shop.

Risk Assessment

A Hazard Identification Sheet is available to download to help you complete your own risk assessment. Please click here to download the Hazard Identification Sheet